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Thomas Koruth Samuel

Mr. Thomas Koruth Samuel

Mr. Thomas Koruth Samuel is at present the Director of the Research and Publications division with the Southeast Asia Regional Centre for Counter-Terrorism (SEARCCT), which is under the purview of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Malaysia. Prior to that, he was a volunteer Health Officer with World Vision East Timor. He has a certificate in Terrorism Studies from St. Andrews University, Scotland (2007), an honors degree in Biomedical Technology (2000) and a Masters degree in Strategic and Defense Studies (2005) from the University of Malay, Malaysia. His main areas of research include the dynamics of terrorism and counter-terrorism. 

He is currently pursuing his PhD. in the area of radicalization. He lectures frequently on counter-terrorism and international security and has written several articles, papers and monographs.




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